Humres Technical Recruitment Limited

Buyer – Roofing & Cladding

Location: Wolverhampton

Type: Permanent

Salary: £30,000 to 40,000 Per Year

Posted on: 30/04/2022

About our Client 

Our client specialises in industrial roofing & cladding projects across the UK. These projects could be of sheeting, cladding, flat roofs or rainscreen projects. Now they are looking for an experienced buyer to join their team. 

About the Role 

  • placing orders for plant and equipment from procurement schedules and site requests; 

  • placing of global material orders from tender information; 

  • feedback of information to estimating department; 

  • sourcing of new or alternative materials; 

  • producing supplier tender comparisons; 

  • producing project cost/value reports; 

  • sending enquiries and chasing quotes; 

  • arranging transfer of material/plant between sites and head office when necessary; 

  • attending contract handover meetings; 

  • attending contract coordination meetings; 

  • opening accounts with new suppliers; 

  • meeting with suppliers representatives to negotiate prices and build rapport; 

  • instigating and finalising Supplier Performance Reviews 

  • close out of supplier related NCR’s 

  • regular liaison with the Purchasing Manager. 


About the Candidate            


  • Minimum of 3 years buying experience required 

  • Must come from building envelope background 

  • Must be able to work on own initiative whilst being part of the team 

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and approachable nature 


Points of Appeal  

Great company to work for 
Progression within the company 
Interesting projects